West Homecoming 2018, May 4-6: Three days of great speakers, seminars, social events!

West Homecoming 2018, May 4-6: Three days of great speakers, seminars, social events!

Palmer College of Chiropractic’s West campus in San Jose, Calif., presents Homecoming 2018, May 4-6, featuring a three-day program that includes multi-track seminar sessions (with more than two-dozen speakers), a variety of social events to reconnect with classmates and fellow chiropractic colleagues – and the opportunity to earn up to 20 relicensure credits in one weekend!

Palmer’s West Homecoming 2018 program, May 4-6, features a multi-track program with more than two-dozen speakers on a variety of topics.

West Homecoming 2018 seminar sessions will address a wide variety of patient-care topics, including:

  • A World of Hurt: A Guide to Classifying Pain
  • Kinesiology Tape Research Update and Application
  • Using Body Intelligence to Treat Chronic Disease
  • Women’s Health: the Female Triad and Its Effect on Fertility
  • Lessons Learned from the Joint Commission in Sports Science
  • Current Concepts in Concussion Evaluation and Management
  • Evidence-Based Toolkit for Clinicians: What It Is and How to Use It
  • Opportunities for Chiropractic in the VA
  • Opportunities in the World of Sport and Functional Assessment and Adjustments of Extremities
  • The McKenzie Method® of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy® (MDT)
  • Slow Aging, Live Longer: The Science of Foods, Genes, Cells
  • Plus, much more — including QME and X-ray credit hours!

General sessions featuring special guest-speakers include:

Rachel Carlton Abrams, M.D., is the author of “BodyWise: Discovering Your Body’s Intelligence for Lifelong Health and Healing.”

Take advantage of the “early” discount rate (and save up to $100) by registering for West Homecoming 2018 by Friday, April 20.

The general registration fee for D.C.’s includes: continuing education hours, registration packet, admission to all sessions, the exhibit area, continental breakfasts, and lunch (Saturday only).

Plus, if you’re a California Chiropractic Association (CCA) member, you’re eligible for an additional discount – if you register by April 20!

In addition to providing a convenient way to earn up to 20 CEUs in one weekend, Palmer’s West Homecoming event provides a fun way for alumni to reconnect, reminisce, and reenergize!

West Homecoming 2018 includes multiple special events, including:

  • Golf Tournament (sponsored by the West campus Sports Council) on Thursday, May 3, at the Santa Clara Golf & Tennis Club. Separate fee to play in the tournament. Contact West student Nathan Clark for details.
  • Friday Night Social on Friday, May 4, 5:30 – 9:30 p.m., at the West campus. This event is free to attend, and also features complimentary refreshments!
  • 25-year-reunion dinner (for the Class of ’93) on Friday, May 4, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at David’s Restaurant in Santa Clara. Class-members are welcome to bring a guest to this complimentary event! Please RSVP with Nicole Rathje at 563-884-5776.
  • Saturday Evening Gala (featuring the Hella Good Party Band) in the Grand Ballroom at the Santa Clara Marriott Hotel, on Saturday, May 5, 7 – 11 p.m. (Separate fee – $50).

Palmer has arranged for a special Homecoming rate at the Santa Clara Marriott, subject to availability, May 3-7. Special rates are in effect through Friday, April 20.

For additional information regarding Palmer’s West Campus Homecoming 2018 event, please contact the Palmer College Continuing Education and Events office on the Davenport campus (8 a.m. – 4 p.m., CST) at 1-800-452-5031, or continuinged@palmer.edu.